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Eloquence - Magic Of The Panpipes - Albinoni, Handel, Et Al


Release Date: 05/08/2001 
Label:  Philips   Catalog #: 468138   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Tomaso AlbinoniLudwig van BeethovenJohann Sebastian BachGeorge Frideric Handel,   ... 
Performer:  Gheorghe ZamfirJosé Luis GarciaDiane Bish
Conductor:  Harry van HoofJames JuddPetr VronskyTony Britten,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Harry van Hoof OrchestraEnglish Chamber OrchestraPrague National Theatre Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 10 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

The Rumanian panpipe player Zamfir is legendary. This collection of popular classical pieces includes a lovely arrangement of Lloyd Webber's Don't cry for me, Argentina (from Evita). The Rumanian panpipe player Zamfir is legendary. This collection of popular classical pieces includes a lovely arrangement of Lloyd Webber's Don't cry for me, Argentina (from Evita). Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Adagio for Organ and Strings in G minor by Tomaso Albinoni
Performer:  Gheorghe Zamfir (Pan Flute)
Conductor:  Harry van Hoof
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Harry van Hoof Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: Venice, Italy 
Length: 4 Minutes 32 Secs. 
Notes: This work was reconstructed by Remo Giazotto in 1945 from a fragment by Albinoni. 
2.
Romance for Violin and Orchestra no 2 in F major, Op. 50 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Gheorghe Zamfir (Pan Flute)
Conductor:  Harry van Hoof
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Harry van Hoof Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: ?1798; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 6 Minutes 10 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Harry van Hoof 
3.
Concerto for Oboe and Violin in C minor, BWV 1060: 2nd movement, Adagio by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  José Luis Garcia (Violin), Gheorghe Zamfir (Pan Flute)
Conductor:  James Judd
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Length: 5 Minutes 37 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a DDD recording.
This work was reconstructed by Max Schneider. 
4.
Serse, HWV 40: Ombra mai fu "Largo" by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Diane Bish (Organ), Gheorghe Zamfir (Pan Flute)
Conductor:  James Judd
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1738; London, England 
Length: 5 Minutes 20 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a DDD recording. 
5.
Kinderszenen, Op. 15: no 7, Träumerei by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Gheorghe Zamfir (Pan Flute)
Conductor:  Harry van Hoof
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Harry van Hoof Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1838; Germany 
Length: 3 Minutes 51 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Harry van Hoof 
6.
Ellens Gesang III, D 839/Op. 52 no 6 "Ave Maria" by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Gheorghe Zamfir (Pan Flute)
Conductor:  Harry van Hoof
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Harry van Hoof Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1825; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 4 Minutes 44 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Harry van Hoof 
7.
Gianni Schicchi: O mio babbino caro by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Gheorghe Zamfir (Pan Flute)
Conductor:  Petr Vronsky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Prague National Theatre Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1918; Italy 
Length: 2 Minutes 13 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a DDD recording. 
8.
La traviata: Addio del passato by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Gheorghe Zamfir (Pan Flute)
Conductor:  Petr Vronsky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Prague National Theatre Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Length: 5 Minutes 56 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a DDD recording. 
9.
Manon Lescaut: Donna non vidi mai by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Gheorghe Zamfir (Pan Flute)
Conductor:  Petr Vronsky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Prague National Theatre Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; Italy 
Length: 2 Minutes 36 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a DDD recording. 
10.
Concerto for Flute, Strings and Basso Continuo in D major: Andante by Jacques Loeillet
Performer:  Gheorghe Zamfir (Pan Flute)
Conductor:  James Judd
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Length: 1 Minutes 52 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a DDD recording. 
11.
Hungarian Dances (21) for Piano 4 hands, WoO 1: no 1 in G minor by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Gheorghe Zamfir (Pan Flute)
Conductor:  Tony Britten
Orchestra/Ensemble:  The Studio Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868; Austria 
Length: 4 Minutes 19 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a DDD recording.
Arranged: Tony Britten 
12.
Concerto in A major: Siciliana by Georg Philipp Telemann
Performer:  Gheorghe Zamfir (Pan Flute)
Conductor:  James Judd
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: Germany 
Length: 3 Minutes 0 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Jean Thilde Billandot 
13.
Concerto for Flute, Strings and Basso Continuo in D major: Allegro by Jacques Loeillet
Performer:  Gheorghe Zamfir (Pan Flute)
Conductor:  James Judd
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Length: 1 Minutes 55 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a DDD recording. 
14.
Couleurs d'Automne by Gheorghe Zamfir
Performer:  Gheorghe Zamfir (Pan Flute)
Conductor:  Lawrence Foster
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Monte Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Length: 7 Minutes 17 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a DDD recording. 
15.
Evita: Don't Cry for Me Argentina by Andrew Lloyd Webber
Performer:  Gheorghe Zamfir (Pan Flute)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1976/1978; England 
Length: 5 Minutes 27 Secs. 
16.
Concerto for Violin in F minor, Op. 8 no 4/RV 297 "L'inverno": 3rd movement, Allegro by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Gheorghe Zamfir (Pan Flute)
Conductor:  Harry van Hoof
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Harry van Hoof Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1725; Venice, Italy 
Length: 5 Minutes 14 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Harry van Hoof 

Sound Samples

Adagio
Violin Romance No.2 in F major, Op.50
Trumpet Concerto in A: 1. Sicilienne
Concerto For Violin, Oboe, And Strings In D Minor, BWV 1060 - Arr. For Panpipes From Reconstruction By Max Schneider (1875- 1967): 2. Adagio
Serse / Act 1: "Ombra mai fù"
Trumpet Concerto in D: 1. Allegro
Trumpet Concerto in D: 2. Andante
Concerto for Violin and Strings in F minor, Op.8, No.4, R.297 "L'inverno": 2. Largo
Kinderszenen, Op.15: Scènes D'Enfants
Ave Maria
Gianni Schicchi: O mio babbino caro
La traviata / Act 3: "Addio del passato"
Hungarian Dance No.1 in G minor
Manon Lescaut / Act 1: "Donna non vidi mai"
Couleurs d'automne
Le Chant D'Evita

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